Join us at Arrowpeak Camp in the Highwood Mountains. Meet new friends, learn about cooperatives and develop leadership skills. Camp is packed with daily activities including crafts, dances, nature hikes, workshops, and FUN!
Registration for the 2019 camp season opens in April. The cost to register is $75 for members and $130 for nonmembers. Registering as a nonmember automatically makes you a member for one year. Registration closes two weeks before start of each camp.
2019 Arrowpeak Summer Camp Dates:
|Junior Camp I||June 16-20|
|Junior Camp II:||June 23-27|
|Teen Camp I/Senior Camp:||July 14-19|
|Teen II Camp:||July 21-26|
Contact Violet Green, Youth Education Coordinator with questions at 452-6406.
Things to know about camp!
Check in Time: Camp registration begins at 4:00 pm each Sunday. Please do not arrive early as another group will be using the facility until our scheduled arrival time. There is no need to arrive early to grab a bunk because one will be provided to each camper.
Junior Camps: Junior camps will end on Thursday nights with a picnic from 1-5 (Dancing and Skits will be performed that afternoon). Pick up will be from 4-6 that evening. Campers must be picked up before 6:00 pm.
Senior & Teen Camp: will end on Friday morning. Campers must be picked up before 10:30 am.In addition, Senior/Teen Camps will have a banquet night which will require nice dress clothes. Can either be casual dress or fancy.
Each year at our camps, we have a Cooperative Store that is owned and managed by the campers. Each camper is required to buy at least one share in the Co-op Store. The cost per share is 25 cents. The Co-op store will sell snacks and beverages that range in price from 50 cents to $2.This year new camp SWAG will be available ranging in prices from $2 to $10. You will set up and run your own co-op store and will need to bring some money to purchase items sold. The suggested amount that campers should bring is between $25-$30.
Dress-up nights(ALL CAMPS)
- Cowboy/Western Night
- Crazy hair Night
- Superhero Night
Be sure to bring clothing for these nights!!
What to Bring
- Appropriate Clothing
- Water clothes
- Old Clothing for color run/obstacle course
- Outdoor shoes
- Dress in layers as weather changes fast
- Warm sleeping bag or bedding
- Bug spray/ Sunscreen
- Warm sleeping garments
- Shoes suitable for hiking/water
- Rain jack
- Flip flops only for shower use.
What Not to Bring:
- Any electronics (phones, iPods, smart watches, or fit bits.)
Directions to Arrowpeak Camp/Lodge
Directions to Camp:
1.) Take 10th Ave. S. east out of town, 10th Ave. S. turns into US-89 S / MT-200 Continue to follow US-89 S / MT-200 E for 3 miles.
2.) Turn Left onto HWY 228 heading towards Highwood.
3.) Travel 14 miles on HWY 228 until you reach the intersection of 228 and 331. Stop at the intersection; continue straight onto the gravel road.
4.) Follow this gravel road for 10 miles until you reach a “T” in the road. Look for MFU Camp sign and take a right at the “T”
5.) After the “T” drive 6 miles on the gravel road
6.) MFU Arrowpeak sign is on the right side of the road, cross the bridge and camp is about ¼ mile up the hill.
Route 2(if raining/muddy roads)
Directions: Take 10th Ave South east out of town. It turns into US-89 S /MT 200 E as you leave Great Falls. Continue for 3 miles. Turn Left onto Hwy 228 towards Highwood. Travel 12 miles on Hwy 228 until you reach the intersection of Hwy 228 & 331. Stop at the intersection and TURN LEFT and go towards Highwood. Travel approximately six-seven miles. TURN RIGHT on to Upper Highwood Creek Road. Take that gravel road six miles to a Y. At the Y TURN LEFT and follow that gravel road six miles to our bridge. Cross the bridge and the Arrowpeak Lodge is about 1/4 mile up the hill. There will be road signs about every three miles on the gravel road leading you to the lodge.